Dell is a leading technology and services provider to enterprises and consumers worldwide. Dell listens and responds to customers through the web, blogs, partners and direct interactions with the HPC Community. Dell focuses on simplifying High Performance Computing Solutions for customers through innovative products and solutions that allow customers to reclaim time, money and people from their HPC and IT investments. http://www.dellhpcsolutions.com/




Appro is a leading developer of high performance and supercomputing solutions that support small, medium and large-scale deployments where low total cost of ownership is essential. Appro accelerates technical data-intensive applications and faster business results through outstanding price/compute performance, balanced architecture coupled with the latest technologies, open standards, and engineering expertise. More: http://www.appro.com/company/main.asp




Global supercomputing leader Cray provides innovative systems that enable scientists and engineers in government, industry and academia to meet existing and future computational challenges. Building on expertise in developing, marketing and servicing the world’s most advanced supercomputers, Cray offers a comprehensive portfolio of high performance computing (HPC) systems delivering unrivaled sustained performance on a wide range of challenging applications. www.cray.com

About the HPC Advisory Council The HPC Advisory Council’s mission is to bridge the gap between high-performance computing (HPC) use and its potential, bring the beneficial capabilities of HPC to new users for better research, education, innovation and product manufacturing, bring users the expertise needed to operate HPC systems, provide application designers with the tools needed to enable parallel computing, and to strengthen the qualification and integration of HPC system products. For more information about the HPC Advisory Council, please visit www.hpcadvisorycouncil.com.

The Intel NAND Solutions Group develops industry leading NAND flash memory and the award-winning line of Intel® High-Performance Solid-State Drives (SSDs). Unlike hard disk drives (HDDs), SSDs have no moving parts and are faster and more rugged than a traditional HDD. SSDs remove the performance bottleneck in a PC for faster system start up, opening of applications and better overall responsiveness. Intel SSDs are top scorers in industry trade reviews and have won many coveted awards, such as the Product of the Year from Electronic Products Magazine. For more information on Intel SSDs, go to www.intel.com/go/ssd

Intel, the world leader in silicon innovation, develops technologies, products and initiatives to continually advance how people work and live. Additional information about Intel is available at www.intel.com/pressroom and blogs.intel.com.  


Juniper Networks offers a high-performance network infrastructure that helps service providers, enterprises, and public sector organizations create value and accelerate business success within the new, changing global marketplace. Our products and technology run the world’s largest and most demanding global networks. From devices to data centers, from consumers to the cloud, Juniper Networks delivers innovative software, silicon and systems that transform the experience and economics of networking. The company serves more than 30,000 customers and partners worldwide, and generated more than $3 billion in revenue over the last year. Additional information can be found at www.juniper.net.


SGI is a global leader in large-scale data center and HPC deployments. SGI delivers fully integrated solutions spanning servers, storage, data center infrastructure, software and services. SGI customers can scale from the personal supercomputer to the world’s largest clusters and shared memory systems. SGI is committed to providing open solutions that meet evolving customer requirements for fully integrated computing, storage and networking with unique advantages in performance, density and power efficiency. Typical customer applications require large amounts of computing power, and fast and efficient data movement both within the computing system and to and from large-scale data storage. SGI solutions therefore access, analyze, transform, manage, visualize and store very large amounts of data in real, or near real time. http://www.sgi.com/


Advanced Micro Devices (NYSE: AMD) is an innovative technology company dedicated to collaborating with customers and technology partners to ignite the next generation of computing and graphics solutions at work, home and play. For more information, visit http://www.amd.com.




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